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Cancer surgery broadcast live in virtual reality

14 April 2016 Last updated at 18:56 BST

A patient undergoing surgery for colon cancer at the Royal London Hospital has had his operation streamed live online, using 360-degree virtual reality video.

It is believed to be a world first, and doctors believe it could revolutionise medical training around the world.

BBC Click's Spencer Kelly attended the event.

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